Trivia and facts
  • Full name is Elizabeth Ann Reaser.
  • Was born on July 2, 1975 in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.
  • Wanted to be an actor since she was a child.
  • Received a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts in 1999 from Juilliard School of Drama.
  • Is listed as a vegetarian by PETA.
  • Once appeared in a play in London for only two audience members.
  • In preparation for her role on the television drama Saved, she hung out in an emergency room, researching the behavior of medical staff.
  • In 2007, she was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her role on Grey’s Anatomy. In 2008, she was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award for an Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for Grey’s Anatomy.
  • Was voted Best Actress in a Feature Film at the Newport Beach Film Festival in 2006 for her role in Sweet Land. She also received an Independent Spirit Award nomination for her role.
  • While filming Sweet Land she got hurt and had to go to the hospital.
  • Goes by Liz for short.
  • Is 5′ 3″ (1.59 m).
  • Favorite candy is Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.
  • Supports The Make it Right Foundation, Planned Parenthood and Film Aid.